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Cars Were the Answer to Environmental Issues…

03 Apr
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AUTO MUSEUM HIGHLIGHTS VEHICLE ENVIRONMENTAL CHALLENGES OF THE PAST AND PRESENT IN SECOND SATURDAY TOUR Imagine taking a casual walk down Capitol Avenue during a time before cars. Children playing outside (remember this is pre-smartphone) the wind brushing through the trees and the pungent stink of piles of manure! Manure from all the horses and […]

What’s Special About Flash & Flair?

06 Mar

A curator choosing a favorite exhibit is as hard as choosing a favorite pet –impossible. Except, I do have a special fondness for the Flash & Flair exhibit that recently opened. Why? Maybe because it opened on Valentine’s Day and that infused me with love? Maybe because I experimented with a few new display ideas […]

New Home Project Announcement

01 Mar

February 15, 2014 – The California Automobile Museum is disheartened to announce that Paul and Renee Snider have decided to discontinue their pursuit of a Natural History Museum here in Sacramento.  The Sacramento Waterfront Museums Project was to be a combined natural history museum and an expanded California Automobile Museum on the spot where CAM […]

New Home Update

11 Sep
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What’s Going On? We know you’ve been reading and hearing a lot these days about the plans for our new building, so we wanted to send you a special informational email with “the real scoop.” History Paul and Renee Snider, local philanthropists and car lovers, approached us a few years ago about locating a new […]